Electrical Systems Engineer Intern- Summer 2024
Software Engineering, Other Engineering
Costa Mesa, CA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, September 19, 2023
Anduril Industries is a defense technology company with a mission to transform U.S. and allied military capabilities with advanced technology. By bringing the expertise, technology, and business model of the 21st century’s most innovative companies to the defense industry, Anduril is changing how military systems are designed, built and sold. Anduril’s family of systems is powered by Lattice OS, an AI-powered operating system that turns thousands of data streams into a realtime, 3D command and control center. As the world enters an era of strategic competition, Anduril is committed to bringing cutting-edge autonomy, AI, computer vision, sensor fusion, and networking technology to the military in months, not years.
We are hiring for interns on our ground, avionics and test teams.
WHAT YOU'LL DO
- Development of next generation power systems for Anduril’s ground products - spanning battery devices, charging algorithms and UPS capability, AC and DC conversion for up to multi-kW power levels and integrated control electronics with fault protection.
- Generate system level diagrams of power systems and representative test setups to guide power system architecture development and testing
- Perform power system and electrical loading analysis, simulation, and testing to determine optimal solutions
- Develop and document system-level interconnect and harnessing, meeting the needs of our power delivery & distribution hardware
- Work with other electrical, mechanical, software, firmware, and test engineers to design, integrate, test and deliver fully functional products and systems
- Build up and test of ground power system components through lab, ground, and flight tests
- Work in a fast-paced environment supporting new developments, test campaigns and ultimately deployments to customers
- Pursuing Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or equivalent
- Approaching Junior year or beyond at the time of the internship
- Must be returning to school at the end of their internship to continue their academic studies
- Competence with test equipment such as oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, debuggers, current-probes, and automation of tests.
- Familiarity with standard interfaces such as Ethernet, CAN, I2C, SPI, PCIe, USB, etc.
- Experience with circuit simulation software such as Multisim, LT SPICE, etc.
- Understand operation of both DC/DC and AC/DC power conversion as well as safety practices
- Exceptional organization and communication skills (both written and oral).
- U.S. Person status is required as this position needs to access export controlled data
- Familiarity with embedded Linux development, including device trees, hardware drivers, bootloaders, and basic Unix/Linux tools.
- Experience with Altium Designer or equivalent electronic design automation tools.
- Familiarity with high power (10+kW) and high voltage (>100V) design, testing, and lab safety
The salary range for this role is an estimate based on a wide range of compensation factors, inclusive of base salary only. Actual salary offer may vary based on (but not limited to) work experience, education and/or training, critical skills, and/or business considerations. Highly competitive equity grants are included in all offers and are considered part of Anduril’s total compensation package. Additionally, Anduril offers top-tier benefits, including comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans, employee life and disability, mental health and family planning benefits with all premiums paid by Anduril. Anduril provides fully paid medical leave, paid company holidays, and paid time off. A professional development stipend is available to all Andurilians and all on-site meals are fully subsidized during the work week through use of our gourmet kitchens. The recruiter assigned to this role can share more information about the specific compensation and benefit details associated with this role during the hiring process.
Anduril is an equal-opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace. The Anduril team is made up of incredibly talented and unique individuals, who together are disrupting industry norms by creating new paths towards the future of defense technology. All qualified applicants will be treated with respect and receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, uniform service, Veteran status, age, or any other protected characteristic per federal, state, or local law, including those with a criminal history, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the CA Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance. We actively encourage members of recognized minorities, women, Veterans, and those with disabilities to apply, and we work to create a welcoming and supportive environment for all applicants throughout the interview process. If you are someone passionate about working on problems that have a real-world impact, we’d love to hear from you!